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  • 1.Knox Landing to Bayou Sara (St Francisville)

    Day 1. Meet up in Natchez, head South down the MRT (Mississippi River Trail). Riding atop the levee with vast flat farm land on one side and the wild River bottoms on the other. Put in at Knox Landing then paddle out into the river to be greeted with Loess bluffs on the east bank at Ft Adams. Nose into the Buffalo River and back out down around Point Breeze to Shreves Island. Just below Shreves Island the expedition will pass the Angola Prison to camp on Miles Bar Towhead. Angola is where in 1933 famous blues man Huddie William Ledbetter, LeadBelly, was first "discovered" by John and Alan Lomax as part of the Library of Congress Recordings.

    Day 2. Campfire breakfast and plenty of coffee then set out and in short time view the bluffs at Tunica Hills. Dramatic views as the bluffs squeeze right up to the River. Second night camp in the area of Iowa Point in the area of the Morganza Spillway, a giant pressure relief for Extremely High River levels. The spillway was last opened in the Great Flood of 2011. This trip ends in the beautiful, historic town of St Francisville LA. Trip distance 52 miles.


  • 2. Vicksburg to Natchez

    See above day and 2 day trips for info on this 3 night trip for high bluff town to high bluff town. Vicksburg and Natchez are two of the three towns that sit directly on the river from Memphis to Baton Rouge. Trip distance 75 miles.


  • 3. The Grand Tour: Vicksburg to St Francisville.

    Epic twelve-night adventure on the Mississippi River. This trip will be broken into 2 sections with a stop in Natchez for resupply and a shore side visit to the top of the Bluffs. This is a trip for true adventurers and nature lovers! Must be in good shape and enjoy primitive camping. Trip distance 170 miles.

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